Ciphertex Data Security is introducing its new SecureNAS CX-160KHD-X model, which holds a 320TB, and its new CX-Linux ZFS operating system. These products provide a new level of safety, security, and portability for vital healthcare information, which is increasingly under attack by hackers desiring to capture and sell this valuable data or to hold it…

The zero-day flaw, documented as CVE-2021-36948, is rated “important” with a CVSS base score of 7.8. Microsoft described the vulnerability as a local privilege escalation bug, a suggestion that it is part of a larger software exploit chain. The Windows Update Medic Service is used to repair Windows Update components from damage so that Windows…